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Get Better vs Get Scholarship

I want to switch gears for this next series during what is a busy time in the recruiting process for juniors and seniors as they are making their decisions to play college golf, whether it's a verbal commitment in the coming months or signing their NLIs to make it official. This specific topic sparked [...]

By |2019-10-30T06:01:22-07:00October 30th, 2019|College Recruiting|0 Comments

My Two Cents on Parents Being Awesome

I can not imagine where I would be today without the support of my parents. Yes, there are some parents out there of junior girls who need to look deep into how they behave and treat their daughters when it comes to their golf games. It breaks my heart sometimes to hear how girls [...]

By |2019-10-17T06:03:29-07:00October 17th, 2019|College Recruiting|0 Comments

My Two Cents on Parents at Tournaments

Ok, here we go, let's tackle this subject and get the elephant out of the room. As anyone who has a daughter (or son) who plays golf, we ALL know that junior golf tournaments can bring out all sorts of crazy stuff. During a tournament where I serve on the board, we had two [...]

By |2019-10-14T06:01:40-07:00October 14th, 2019|College Recruiting|0 Comments

My Two Cents on Post-Round Conversations with Your Daughter

The car rides back home or to the hotel after a rough day on the golf course is dreaded by nearly every junior golfer to ever play the game. Even if you are the positive "keep your head up" type of parent or not one to get involved with your daughter's golf game, it [...]

By |2019-10-14T05:37:25-07:00September 29th, 2019|College Recruiting|1 Comment

The Power of a First Impression

I’ve hesitated to share this story because this is not to highlight my involvement in how this played out but it’s just too good and impactful not to share.  I talk quite a bit about first impressions and how much impact one can make. I am also very quick to admit that for a [...]

By |2019-08-01T16:23:36-07:00August 1st, 2019|College Recruiting|0 Comments

Don’t Take It Personally, Learn From It Instead

It's been a while since I have sat down and written a full blog. I use my social media to write most all of my insight and thoughts about college recruiting, junior golf, playing competitively, player development, and just life in general. But I had a topic that I thought served a little more [...]

By |2019-07-09T13:40:53-07:00July 9th, 2019|College Recruiting|0 Comments

Debunking the Belief about Girls Golf Scholarships

Written by: Brandi Jackson Ok, so it's one of the most popular beliefs in the college recruiting world, especially when it comes to women's golf scholarships. We have all seen the article floating around that there are hundreds of women's golf scholarships that go unused every year and there is so much money [...]

By |2019-01-28T13:11:04-07:00January 28th, 2019|College Recruiting|1 Comment

Tried Out Competitive Golf Again

For those who may follow my social media (@bjacksongolf) you probably saw that I decided to play some competitive golf again for the first time in almost 8 years. My last full season was in 2009 where I played 11 LPGA Tour events that year and the rest on the Symetra Tour, then I [...]

By |2018-08-16T16:51:27-07:00August 16th, 2018|College Recruiting|0 Comments

Get Ready To Be A College Athlete

It’s almost that time, time to enter one of the biggest, if not THE biggest transition of your life - Being a college athlete! In case you haven’t heard, you are getting ready to embark on the 4 best years of your life. You are going to meet and make so many friends from [...]

By |2018-07-06T12:59:18-07:00July 5th, 2018|College Recruiting|0 Comments